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Rotary Club of Garstang & Over Wyre - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

Santa Sleigh


Rotarians and friends took Santa on a tour of Catterall in the run-up to Christmas so that children could see him "in person"

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Purple4Polio Planting


Planting 20,000 crocus corms in Garstang

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Duck Race


Fundraising event where the public sponsor numbered plastic ducks which are raced in the River Wyre at Garstang.

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About us

The Rotary Club of Garstang and Over Wyre


  

It is amazing to see the changes in the Garstang & Over Wyre area over the 50 years that Rotary has served in this area of Lancashire. The Club was born out of a need to bring together community minded men and women.  This need has not changed and we still get together socially on a regular basis. But while we might spend time “chewing the fat” we are always looking for the best ideas to help our community. We continue to create the “Rotary Effect” by taking action. Seeing the results of our efforts is key to the satisfaction of being a Rotarian.

We help young an old, at home and abroad. The advantage of being a Rotarian is that you are part of an international network of like-minded individuals. Rotarians are trusted to deliver cash and aid to where it is most needed. Internationally we have our own Foundation so we can share funds to support many diverse projects.  For emergencies there is the Rotary Aquabox scheme (www.aquabox.org)

Rotary’s biggest global project has been to raise funds and be an active part of the immunisation days to eradicate polio, which used to be called “Infantile Paralysis, literally, from the face of the earth. But we now are on the cusp of history with fewer than 100 cases of the childhood crippling disease.

If you want to be part of history even in a small way contact us. It’s just a click away at the top of this page.

  

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Wednesday 13th December 19.00

Weekly Meeting


No meeting this week as we are joining Inner Wheel on their trip to Leighton Hall

200 Club Draw

Wednesday 20th December 19.00

200 Club Draw


Half yearly draw by PP Don Goodier with proceeds to the Club's Benevolent Fund

Wednesday 27th December 19.00

Weekly Meeting


No meeting-Christmas break

Wednesday 3rd January 19.00

Weekly Meeting


No Meeting-Christmas break

Wednesday 10th January 19.00

Weekly Meeting


Visit by District Governor Lawrence Branyan

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Rotary News

Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.

Rotary Young Citizen Awards


Watch coverage of the 2017 'Rotary Young Citizen Awards', highlighting outstanding young people.


Details on RotaryGBI.org

How Rotary is Funding Polio Immunization in 2017


Find out more about Rotary fighting disease


Details on Rotary.org

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

Garstang Country Hotel & Golf Club, Bowgreave Drive,Garstang We meet on Wednesdays at 1900 for 1930
Garstang Country Hotel & Golf Club, Bowgreave Drive,Garstang PR3 1YE  01995 600100

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